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  Book Title:
Chinese Television in the Twenty-First Century: Entertaining the Nation (Routledge Contemporary China Series)

Book Description:

The previous 20 years witnessed the rise of tv entertainment in China. Though tv networks are nonetheless state-owned and Social gathering-managed in China, the ideological panorama of tv packages has turn into more and more numerous and even paradoxical, concurrently subservient and defiant, nationalistic and cosmopolitan, moralistic and enjoyable-loving, extravagant and mundane. Learning Chinese tv as a key node in the community of energy relationships, subsequently, offers us with a singular alternative to know the pressure-fraught and , paradox-permeated circumstances of Chinese publish-socialism. This book argues for a critical engagement with tv entertainment. rethinking, It addresses the following questions. How is entertainment tv politically and culturally vital in the Chinese context? How have political, industrial, and technological modifications in the 2000s affected the approach Chinese tv pertains to the state and society? How can we consider media regulation and censorship with out perpetuating the fable of a self-serving authoritarian regime vs. a subdued cultural workforce? What do widespread televisual texts inform us about the unsettled and reconfigured relations between business tv and the state? The book presents numerous research of in style tv packages which are delicate to the altering manufacturing and regulatory contexts for Chinese tv in the twenty-first century. As an interdisciplinary research of the tv business, this book covers quite a lot of necessary points in China as we speak, similar to censorship, nationalism, consumerism, social justice, and the central and native authorities. As such, it will attraction to a broad viewers together with college students and students of Chinese tradition and society, media research, tv research, and cultural research.




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